SurveyTools

AirMapper – Not Quite Ready

**** While this initial review is still accurate for the version I reviewed we have received an updated version and will post a new review shortly! **** If you remember we did a podcast episode on mobile devices and tools for them earlier and there wasn’t much out there for …

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PodcastsSurveyTools

E11 – Going Mobile

After a short hiatus the show has returned! Sam and I discuss using tablets for surveying and deployment of wireless networks. We talk about some of the apps developed by Access Agility for the Apple iOS platform as well as some other misc tools. We also talked about full fledged site …

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FundamentalsSurveyTools

What’s the Frequency, Kenneth?

Recently I’ve been getting into controlling RC vehicles such as planes and trucks by using what’s called FPV (First Person View) where you have a camera installed in the vehicle with a wireless video downlink to a ground station. [Link] While researching what video frequency to use for the video …

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PodcastsTools

E07 – Building a Lab

Welcome to Episode 7 of the NSA Show Podcast. On this episode Blake Krone and Samuel Clements discuss some of the hardware and software that is recommended for a home Wireless lab. Listen as we discuss number of APs, WLCs, VMware, routers/switches, and software that one should have in their …

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SurveyToolsVideos

Cisco Spectrum Expert, AirMagnet Spectrum XT & WiSpy Chanalyzer 4

This is a side by side by side comparison of the Cisco Spectrum Expert app, AirMagnet Spectrum XT app and Metageek’s WiSpy Chanalyzer 4 application

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SurveyToolsVideos

Using WaveDeploy For Throughput Testing

Recently I had the opportunity to test out WaveDeploy Pro on a fully installed wireless network. Normally the wireless projects I’m assigned aren’t ones where I’m given security credentials to authenticate to the wireless network, but recently I had an exception.

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SurveyToolsVideos

How To Use AirMagnet Survey Pro For Passive Survey

This is how I use AirMagnet Survey Pro to perform a passive site survey of an existing wireless infrastructure deployment.

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SurveyToolsVideos

How To Use Ekahau Site Survey For Passive Survey

This is my first run through with the Ekahau Site Survey application. I don’t know how to do a few of the things with it that I can do with the AirMagnet Survey Pro application, but I’m sure they can be done – I just need to figure out how.

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